EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Zahoor Ahmed is currently working as a Project Manager on DIMDEX 2010 in the Aerospace & Defence division of QMDI (Qatar Foundation) Doha, Qatar. Before this he reprised his role with www.latestchoice.com an e-commerce portal in London and was responsible for the second phase of brand development and strategic positioning. Prior to this role in 2008, he worked in a Marketing & Communication Consultancy on projects that involved public and private sector clients and campaigns.

Between 2002 - 2007, he worked as a Marketing & Business Development Director for City & Urban Property Consultants in central London. His responsibilities included overall strategic direction & business development, P/L, joint venture initiatives, marketing & recruitment.


Zahoor has also worked for a FTSE 100 company UBM/CMP within the Media industry, strategically marketing, managing and developing their core IT & Telecom; online, print, research, exhibition, conference & award products.


Before UBM/CMP, Zahoor worked for an SME in the Business Service/Public Sector and was solely responsible for managing over 100+ corporate B2B & B2C projects in London & Europe.


Zahoor has been at the forefront of marketing, new product & brand development for over 15 years and has worked with a wide spectrum of companies from SME’s to Large Corporations, in over 11 different industries, covering the UK, Europe, US & Middle East markets.


Synopsis:

-  Award winning marketing/brand  & NPD professional with over 15 years of professional experience in
    numerous industries that include Defence, Property, Finance, Media & Dot-com, Publishing, Marcomms,
   Automotive,
    Public Sector, Business Services, Leisure & Hospitality.

-  Experience of marketing to both B2B & B2C markets incorporating all element of the marketing mix with
    particular emphasis on strategic marketing & brand development.
-  Strong strategic and analytical experience, backed up with commercial, communication and leadership
    skills. A creative & practical thinker with hands on approach to all aspects of the business.